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Inn By The Bay Monterey

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Sheffield
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67 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place isn't going to set the world alight but it is perfectly good little base to stay when in Monterrey. Stay a bit further into the property as the rooms above the reception are close to the main road.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Decent hotel for the pricy area of Monterey. The toilet was in a tiny room with the shower which made things a little tight, but we made it work. Clean bedding, mattresses were alright, and the fridge/microwave was helpful for our family of 5 staying two nights. We visited the aquarium, beach hopped, and went whale watching while we were... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Average hotel... Clean enough, comfortable enough, affordable. Pictures are deceiving. 20 min walk to the wharf. Noisy at night - you can hear the adjacent rooms and people talking outside in the patio. No breakfast - but it turned out to be a positive as we discovered Old Monterey Cafe :-)

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Melbourne
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Accommodation in Monterey is expensive so for just a place to crash this was suffice. Clean and comfortable bed. The bathroom is not much to write home about but you get what you pay for. I didn't like that the lady just asked for my credit card and swiped. I actually wanted to pay cash but didn't have the chance... More 

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Mountain View, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We were stayed (myself, wife and three years daughter )in Monterey for a few days. The motel was very comfortable in every aspects. Very close to the Monterey Aquarium, a great playground on the lake just a short drive away. Quality Wi Fi in the room, microwave, hairdryer, iron + board, rolling air conditioning unit fridge, flat TV. In the... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I'd give this place a 3.5. Above average due to cleanliness, comfortable beds and towels, and good parking. Staff was fine, and coffee was available in the morning. Layout of the room was a little weird, but everything worked and the stay was good overall.

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Livermore, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

This small motel is very conveniently located and has been updated. We had a great room with King and single bed that worked great for me and two teens. Comfortable and perfect location, got up early and at the aquarium in 5 min! Very affordable and nice place. Would stay again.

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Las Vegas, NV
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

This hotel suffers by comparison to Masterpiece Inn in Morro Bay(see review). It's adequate. Pillows are terrible, bed fair. No blackout window curtains and they are needed. No breakfast. No copy of our reservation from Bed Tonight and huge hassle to straighten it all out. Desk clerk was patient and helpful.

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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here after driving up the Big Sur with 2 friends visiting from the UK. We booked the room in advance to ensure they had a vacancy. The room was very reasonably priced. We arrived at 8.40pm and checked in, lady on reception was lovely and recommend some places for breakfast and dinner. Went to our room and to our... More 

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Sacramento
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Took a quick trip down here with my mom and son to check out the aquarium and spend the weekend. The room was clean and comfortable and more spacious than I anticipated. Our room had a big slider that we opened to let in the fresh ocean air. This is an older hotel, nothing fancy and not oceanfront. However it's... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inn By The Bay is in walking distance to downtown Monterey bay where there are restaurants, shops, bars, and the Warf. All rooms have a mini kitchenette which includes a microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer and iron. All guests have access to complimentary Wifi.Rooms with a view of the bay are available up early request. Pet friendly rooms are also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn By The Bay Monterey

Address: 936 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-4512 (Formerly El Adobe Inn)
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range: $111 - $502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Inn By The Bay Monterey 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
El Adobe Hotel Monterey
El Adobe Motel
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